ICARE Social Media Post April 2022

Disparities: PARP Inhibitors & Ovarian Cancer

A recent study found that non-Hispanic Black and Hispanic women are underrepresented in clinical trials evaluating PARP inhibitor use among ovarian cancer patients; therefore, these trials do not accurately represent the ovarian cancer patient population. These findings indicate initiatives to increase diversity in clinical trials are needed. Read the full article for more information 👇
Reference: Wagar et al. Gynecol Oncol. 2022 Feb 7;S0090-8258(22)00071-3. PMID: 35144798.

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